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Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 42.9% of employment in the City of Boroondara. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (37.8% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Boroondara provides a framework for understanding what policy responses and investment may be appropriate to support the growth of businesses and maintenance of a vibrant economy in the future.

The charts and table below give a broad overview of the role and function of your economy. It helps answer questions such as:

  • How much of the the City of Boroondara's economy is driven by meeting the local population needs?
  • What proportion of jobs in the area are in goods production or selling of products?
  • In which broad sectors are the key strengths of the local economy?
  • What contribution do business services make in your area and is it growing?
  • Is there a presence of local, state and federal government workers in in the area?

Once you have developed a broad picture of your economy, you can then drill down further with all the detail here.

Employment composition
Employment composition Mining, 2019: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2019: 2.5% Business services, 2019: 25.8% Goods related, 2019: 28.5% Household services, 2019: 42.9% Mining, 2014: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2014: 2.3% Business services, 2014: 27.0% Goods related, 2014: 29.9% Household services, 2014: 40.4% Mining, 2009: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2009: 3.0% Business services, 2009: 28.2% Goods related, 2009: 30.7% Household services, 2009: 37.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Boroondara201920142009
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services36,12342.932,10540.428,41737.8
Goods related24,02728.523,75829.923,06530.7
Business services21,70925.821,47027.021,19328.2
Public administration and safety2,1302.51,8392.32,2543.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1800.22110.31390.2
Mining1060.11140.1870.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

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